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Exact facsimiles of the first and only edition of one of the rarest of all sporting books,
printed in eight colours by offset lithography by W. S. Cowell, Ltd., Butter Market, Ipswich, Suffolk, England and published by Charles W. Traylen, Antiquarian Bookseller in 1955-1957.

The sheet size of these beautiful prints is 21 3/4 inches wide by 17 1/2 inches high.
(Image area varies, but approximately 16 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches.)
Printed on heavy, light cream-colored stock.
Most plates have slight corner bumping (lower left corner usually) not affecting the image area.

The quality of the 8-colour lithography is stunning! From designs by Samuel Howitt.

Shooters going out in the morning

PLATE 1

Shooters going out in the morning
Chasseurs sortant du Matin

Horse Racing

PLATE 2

Horse Racing
La Course de Chevaux

$250

Fox Hunting

PLATE 3

Fox Hunting
La Chasse au Renard

$225

Stag Hunting

PLATE 6

Stag Hunting
La Chasse au Cerf

$225

Rabbit Shooting

PLATE 7

Rabbit Shooting
La Chasse aux Lapin

$175

Coursing

PLATE 9

Coursing, 1
La Chasse au Chien, Warant 1

$150

Woodcock Shooting

PLATE 10

Woodcock Shooting
La Chasse aux Bécasses

$175

Pheasant Shooting

PLATE 11

Pheasant Shooting, 1
La Chasse aux Faisans

Pheasant Shooting

PLATE 12

Pheasant Shooting
La Chasse aux Faisans

$200

Partridge Shooting

PLATE 13

Partridge Shooting
La Chasse aux Pertrix

$175

Grouse Shooting

PLATE 15

Grouse Shooting
La Chasse au Cog de Bruyere

$175

Snipe Shooting

PLATE 16

Snipe Shooting
La Chasse aux Grives

$150

Duck Hunting

PLATE 18

Duck Hunting
La Chasse aux Canards

$225

Hare Shooting

PLATE 19

Hare Shooting
La Chasse au Leevre

$175

Fox Hunting

PLATE 20

Fox Hunting No. 3
La Chasse au Renard

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